Describe Pinky and Rex’s relationship and Pinky and Amanda’s relationship by using details from the text to describe characters and character relationships.
Book: Pinky and Rex by James Howe — Ch. 1
Describe Pinky and Rex’s relationship.
Describe Pinky and Amanda’s relationship.
How does the illustration on p. 2 help a reader better understand Pinky and Amanda?
Describe how Pinky feels about Rex. How can you tell?
Describe how Pinky feels about Amanda. How can you tell?
Text complexity should guide decisions around what to model and additional scaffolds to include for students. What makes a text complex for students may vary depending on student needs, however, we have identified areas of potential complexity for this particular text and suggestions for addressing areas of complexity: